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Paul J. Trulson

June 24, 1933 ~ January 2, 2021 (age 87)


Paul J. Trulson, 87, of Monteagle, TN, formerly of Milan, passed away Saturday January 2, 2021 in Tullahoma, TN.

Private services will be held Saturday at Wheelan-Pressly Funeral Home and Crematory, Milan. A recording of the service will be available to view on Saturday afternoon by visiting Private burial will be in Chapel Grove Cemetery, Taylor Ridge. In lieu of flowers memorials may be left to a favorite charity.

Paul was born on June 24, 1933 in Peoria, IL, the son of Frederick A. Trulson Sr. and Dorothy Schorpp. He married Monica Miller. He later married Lucille Elliott on September 16, 2000 in Florida.

Paul had worked for several railroads through his forty year career including the former Rock Island Lines, Kansas City Southern Railway Company and the Norfolk Southern Railway.

Paul was a United States Navy Veteran. Mr. Trulson was a proud member of the VFW and American Legion. He loved fishing.

Survivors include his wife, Lucille; children, Debbie (Robert) Pettit, Paula (Terry) McKinney, Mark (Sally) Trulson, David (Laura) Trulson, Tony (Katie) Trulson; several grandchildren, great grandchildren and great great grandchildren.

He was preceded in death by his parents; and brother, Frederick A Trulson Jr.

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Private Family Funeral Service
January 9, 2021

Wheelan-Pressly Funeral Home and Crematory Milan
201 E. 4th Avenue
Milan, IL 61264

Video is available for this event

Private Committal

Chapel Grove Cemetery
142nd Street W, IL route 92 W
Taylor Ridge, IL 61284

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